Canfor Company Profile (TSE:CFP)

About Canfor (TSE:CFP)

Canfor logoCanfor Corporation is an integrated forest products company. The Company produces softwood lumber, pulp and paper products, remanufactured lumber products, engineered wood products, wood pellets and energy. Its segments include lumber, and pulp and paper. Its lumber segment includes logging operations, and manufacturing and sale of various grades, widths and lengths of lumber, engineered wood products, wood chips and wood pellets. Its lumber operations also include a finger-joint plant, two glulam plants, a whole-log chipping plant and a trucking division. The Pulp and Paper segment consists of three northern softwood market Kraft pulp mills and the Taylor pulp mill, all of which are owned and operated by Canfor Pulp Products Inc. (CPPI) in British Columbia. Its pulp and paper segment includes purchase of residual fiber, and production and sale of pulp and paper products, including Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft and Bleached Chemi-Thermo Mechanical Pulp, as well as energy revenues.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Symbol: TSE:CFP
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web:
  • Market Cap: C$2.56 billion
  • Outstanding Shares: 132,804,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: C$19.15
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: C$17.36
  • 52 Week Range: C$11.96 - C$20.92
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 13.39
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: C$4.29 billion
  • Price / Sales: 0.60
  • Book Value: C$11.81 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.63
  • EBIDTA: C$584.1 million
  • Net Margins: 6.88%
  • Return on Equity: 17.37%
  • Return on Assets: 9.28%
  • Average Volume: 272,022 shs.
  • Short Ratio: 18.55

Frequently Asked Questions for Canfor (TSE:CFP)

What is Canfor's stock symbol?

Canfor trades on the Tornton Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "CFP."

How were Canfor's earnings last quarter?

Canfor Co. (TSE:CFP) issued its earnings results on Tuesday, July, 21st. The company reported ($0.02) EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.16 by $0.18. The firm earned $952.40 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $959 million. Canfor had a net margin of 6.88% and a return on equity of 17.37%. View Canfor's Earnings History.

When will Canfor make its next earnings announcement?

Canfor is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Monday, July, 24th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Canfor.

Where is Canfor's stock going? Where will Canfor's stock price be in 2017?

6 brokerages have issued 1-year price targets for Canfor's stock. Their predictions range from C$17.00 to C$24.00. On average, they expect Canfor's share price to reach C$21.00 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Canfor.

Who are some of Canfor's key competitors?

Who are Canfor's key executives?

Canfor's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Michael J. Korenberg J.D., Independent Chairman of the Board
  • Donald B. Kayne, President, Chief Executive Officer
  • Alan R. Nicholl, Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President - Finance
  • Wayne R. Guthrie, Senior Vice President - Sales & Marketing
  • David M. Calabrigo QC, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, Legal Affairs and Corporate Secretary
  • Tracey Arnish, Senior Vice President - People & Culture
  • Mark A. Feldinger, Senior Vice President - Energy, Environment, Transportation, Sourcing
  • Patrick A. J. Elliott, Vice President, Treasurer
  • Bob Hayes, Vice President - Transportation Procurement and Distribution
  • Stephen Mackie, Vice President - Operations Canada

How do I buy Canfor stock?

Shares of Canfor and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Canfor's stock price today?

One share of Canfor stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$19.25.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Canfor (TSE CFP)
Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  152 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  94 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  246
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Canfor and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Canfor (TSE:CFP) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Sell Rating, 1 Hold Rating, 3 Buy Ratings, 1 Strong Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: C$21.00

Analysts' Ratings History for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
4/27/2017TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$22.00 -> C$24.00View Rating Details
4/26/2017ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$19.00 -> C$22.00View Rating Details
4/25/2017Raymond James Financial, Inc.UpgradeOutperform -> Strong-BuyC$24.00View Rating Details
4/24/2017CIBCDowngradeSector Outperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
4/19/2017Royal Bank Of CanadaDowngradeSector Perform -> UnderperformC$17.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Dundee SecuritiesUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
1/22/2016BMO Capital MarketsUpgradeMarket Perform -> OutperformView Rating Details
(Data available from 6/24/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Earnings by Quarter for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Earnings History by Quarter for Canfor (TSE CFP)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
7/21/2015Q2$0.16($0.02)$959.00 million$952.40 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
7/24/2014$0.37$0.41$907.30 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/30/2014$0.45$0.34$741.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
2017 EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.51
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20172$0.22$0.28$0.25
Q2 20172$0.14$0.53$0.34
Q3 20172$0.36$0.73$0.55
Q4 20172$0.37$0.39$0.38
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Dividend History for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
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Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
4/28/2017Mark Andrew FeldingerDirectorSell4,500C$20.17C$90,765.00
3/23/2017James A PattisonInsiderBuy500,000C$17.41C$8,705,000.00
2/28/2017James A PattisonInsiderBuy328,700C$17.15C$5,637,205.00
2/13/2017James A PattisonInsiderBuy2,114,200C$16.55C$34,990,010.00
3/2/2016James A PattisonDirectorBuy30,000C$13.78C$413,409.00
2/26/2016James A PattisonDirectorBuy21,100C$13.56C$286,063.25
5/8/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$23.79C$1,189,630.00
5/7/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$23.37C$1,168,285.00
5/6/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$23.31C$1,165,645.00
4/2/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy60,000C$24.84C$1,490,238.00
4/1/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$25.01C$1,250,285.00
3/31/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$25.17C$1,258,525.00
3/27/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy40,000C$26.78C$1,071,084.00
3/26/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy40,000C$26.19C$1,047,672.00
3/25/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy40,000C$26.52C$1,060,884.00
3/20/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$25.41C$1,270,340.00
3/13/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$25.24C$1,261,895.00
3/12/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$25.88C$1,293,880.00
3/11/2015Corporation CanforInsiderBuy50,000C$25.79C$1,289,735.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
Latest Headlines for Canfor (TSE:CFP)
DateHeadline logoCanfor Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : CFP-CA : June 19, 2017 - June 19 at 2:24 PM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) Given Consensus Recommendation of "Buy" by Brokerages - June 19 at 9:04 AM logoCanfor Corp. – Value Analysis (TORONTO:CFP) : June 9, 2017 - June 9 at 4:50 PM logoSoftwood Lumber, Dairy, Airplanes: Can Canada’s Export Party Continue? - June 8 at 5:15 PM logoCanfor Corp. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bearish Manner : CFP-CA : June 8, 2017 - June 8 at 9:43 AM logoCanada helps firms hit by U.S. lumber tax, American lobby fumes - June 1 at 4:48 PM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) Receives Consensus Rating of "Buy" from Analysts - May 23 at 7:32 AM logoEdited Transcript of CFP.TO earnings conference call or presentation 27-Apr-17 2:30pm GMT - April 29 at 4:52 PM logoInsider Selling: Canfor Co. (CFP) Director Sells 4,500 Shares of Stock - April 28 at 7:26 PM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Brokerages - April 28 at 10:32 AM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) PT Raised to C$24.00 - April 27 at 8:38 PM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) Price Target Raised to C$22.00 - April 26 at 4:40 PM logoTrudeau vows to defend Canada interests as U.S. targets lumber, Canadian dollar falls - April 26 at 3:56 PM logoCanfor Reports Results for First Quarter of 2017 - April 26 at 3:56 PM logoResearch Reports Initiated on Basic Materials Stocks: West Fraser Timber, Canfor, Western Forest Products, and Interfor - April 26 at 3:56 PM logoCanada reports progress with U.S. on lumber, deal not in sight - April 26 at 3:56 PM logoETFs with exposure to Canfor Corp. : April 26, 2017 - April 26 at 3:56 PM logoRaymond James Financial, Inc. Upgrades Canfor Co. (CFP) to "Strong-Buy" - April 25 at 9:30 PM logoShares of Canadian lumber companies rally as Trump moves to levy tariffs - April 25 at 12:17 PM logoTrudeau vows to defend Canada interests as U.S. targets lumber - April 25 at 12:17 PM logoCIBC Downgrades Canfor Co. (CFP) to Neutral - April 24 at 1:20 PM logoCanfor Co. (CFP) Downgraded by Royal Bank of Canada to Underperform - April 19 at 11:27 AM logoContrarian Investors: Can Canfor Corporation Become Great Again? - April 14 at 4:09 PM logoEACOM Announces Complete Acquisition of Anthony-EACOM - March 31 at 9:28 PM logoInsider Buying: Canfor Co. (CFP) Insider Buys 500,000 Shares of Stock - March 24 at 4:23 PM logoCanfor Announces Renewal of Normal Course Issuer Bid - March 2 at 9:29 PM logoCanfor Corporation: Money Does Grow On Trees - February 21 at 2:26 PM logoEdited Transcript of CFP.TO earnings conference call or presentation 9-Feb-17 4:00pm GMT - February 10 at 2:36 AM logoQ4 2016 Canfor Corp and Canfor Pulp Products Inc Earnings Release - Time Not Supplied - February 9 at 4:33 PM logoWednesday's TSX breakouts: This stock has doubled in value with a forecast for a further 85% gain - The Globe and Mail - February 9 at 2:35 AM logoCanfor Reports results for fourth quarter of 2016 - February 8 at 9:34 PM logoTrump Administration Energy Policies: How Will They Affect Energy Infrastructure? - Seeking Alpha - January 27 at 5:35 PM logoU.S. makes early finding of injury from some softwood lumber from Canada - January 6 at 4:39 PM



Canfor (CFP) Chart for Saturday, June, 24, 2017

This page was last updated on 6/24/2017 by Staff